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A New Jersey woman who died while napping in her car between work shifts is just one of the many stories that detail the struggle low-wage workers face.
Though Fernandes didn't have any children, according to police, for many women working low-wage jobs, these issues are compounded
Fernandes, who was born in Portugal before emigrating to the U.S., was beloved by co-workers like Parth Patel, who worked